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Thursday Aug 14 | Washington Examiner

EXography: Americans revile Congress --- but keep re-electing incumbents over and over

It's the most inexplicable paradox in politics: Americans revile Congress and its inhabitants, yet are voting the same individuals into office far longer than at any time in the nation's history.

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Related Topix: US News, University of Virginia, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Tom Marino, Ted Stevens, US Senate, Democrat

Tue Aug 12, 2014

National Review Online

Bozell: Hide - D,' Showcase - R'

It is the DNA of the "who" in a news report. "Senator Robert Byrd, the Democratic senator from West Virginia, died today."

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Republican, Senator Mike Lee, Mark Foley, US House of Representatives, Today, Entertainment, Television, David Vitter

Tue Aug 05, 2014

Switched

Debbie Dingell Wins Primary To Succeed Her Husband In Congress

FEBRUARY 28: Debbi Dingell, wife of Congressman John Dingell, the longest serving member of Congress in U.S. history who recently announced he will not be seeking reelection, discusses the announcement she made earlier this morning that she will run for his seat on February 28, 2014 in Ann Arbor, Michigan.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, John Dingell, us Travel, Travel, US Senate

Mon Aug 04, 2014

Free Republic

They're So Vain They Probably Think This Bridge Is About Them

Renaming a branch of the Boston Public Library for William Bulger, one of the more sordid Massachusetts politicians in recent decades, may not be the worst idea City Council President Bill Linehan has ever floated, though offhand I can't think of one that tops it.

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Related Topix: South Boston, VA, Boston University, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Chickasha Daily Express

Brother sues W.Va. senator over business loan

U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin III faces a $1.7 million civil suit filed by a brother over a lifeline to save a family carpet business.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Senator Joe Manchin, US Senate, Democrat, US Governors, Joe Manchin

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Independent

Manchin being sued by brother for $1.7M

U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin III faces a $1.7 million civil suit filed by a brother over a lifeline to save a family carpet business in the late 1980s.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Senator Joe Manchin, US Senate, Democrat, US Governors, Joe Manchin

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Switched

Joe Lieberman Has A New Gig

He'll teach an undergraduate course and give three public lectures on topics ranging from Judaism and public service to the Middle East.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Al Gore, 9, US Senate, Democrat, Daniel Inouye, Edward Kennedy

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